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June

  • Student Job Opportunities

    June 20, 2014

    Looking for some extra summer cash? Apply for a work-study position with the physics department, psychology department, or Judaic Studies Program.

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  • Kelly Douglass Wins Chambliss Astronomy Achievement Award

    June 11, 2014

    Kelly Douglass, doctoral candidate, was the recipient of one of the five Chambliss Astronomy Achievement Student Award at the 224th meeting of the American Astronomical Society. The Astronomy Achievement Student Awards recognize exemplary research by undergraduate and graduate students who present at one of the poster sessions at the meetings of the AAS. Awardees are honored with a Chambliss medal. Kelly presented "Gas-phase Metallicity of Void Dwarf Galaxies." Her thesis advisor Prof. Michael Vogeley co-authored this work.

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  • The Silence of the Xenon

    June 05, 2014

    Half a mile beneath the desert of Carlsbad, New Mexico, a once-dense tube of super-chilled liquid xenon has been drained, its contents warmed and waiting in temporary storage bottles.

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  • Kelly Douglass Wins TA Excellence Award Two Years in a Row

    June 02, 2014

    Kelly Douglass, doctoral candidate, won a Teaching Assistant Excellence Award. The award was presented by the Office of Graduate Students on May 30, 2014.

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